Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for June to September 1858

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/183
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x0002ac
  • Dates of Creation
      03 Jun [1858]-26 Sep 1858
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 file 173 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include the latest Indian news from William Patrick Adam and Lord Elphinstone (e.g. Mss Eur F88/183/2 and Mss Eur F88/183/3); the death of James Cunninghame Grant Duff (Mss Eur F88/183/67); discussions and comments on literature and the latest publications in letters from Colonel William Henry Sykes and Dr Edward Nolan; Sykes' upset at not being included in the list of Directors to the Board; and Charles MacFarlane's progress to recovery and better health. Also includes draft letters by Mountstuart Elphinstone

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